Book Review: Human Rights and Environmental Protection
Carmen G. Gonzalez
Seattle University School of Law
September 1, 2012
Journal of Human Rights and the Environment, Vol. 3 No. 2, September 2012, pp. 288–291
This article reviews Environmental Protection and Human Rights (Cambridge University Press, New York 2011), a textbook co-authored authored by Donald K. Anton and Dinah L. Shelton. The book examines the growing recognition by scholars, activists, governments, and international and domestic tribunals of the linkages between environmental protection and human rights. Although intended for use as a law school textbook and accompanied by five online problem-oriented case studies, this comprehensive volume will also serve as a valuable reference for scholars and practitioners as well as an excellent survey for newcomers to the field.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 4
Keywords: human rights law, environmental protection, environmental human rightsAccepted Paper Series
Date posted: November 19, 2012
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